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The Kernel Pale Ale Centennial

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Brewed by The Kernel
Style: American Pale Ale
Bermondsey, England

bottled
common

on tap
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Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 83   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.63   EST. CALORIES: 177   ABV: 5.9%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bottle conditioned; Occasional
Pale Ale with Centennial hops.
5.9% ABV, 5.1% ABV and 5.0% ABV versions.


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
AdiBeer (1895) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 13, 2015
Aroma: floral hops, hay, grain malts. Appearance: hazy, pale gold, medium, creamy, white head. Taste: light sweet. Palate: very fruity, tropical, mango juice, bitters coming up and get quite intense, dry finish. Overall: fantastic APA, typical Kernel-style, excellent palate. Bottle from Oddbins, London Bridge.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Stuu666 (5832) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 11, 2015
Keg at the hanging bat. Pours clear golden, nose is toffee, herbal, taste is dry, floral, sweet.

4.7
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
bigchewy (13) - - MAY 10, 2015
Bottle. Lovely cloudy pour, small white head. Slighly sweet aroma, kinda orangey/toffee. Tastes fantastic with notes of wood more orange and a slight tang on the tongue. Another very good single hop pale from The Kernel. Yum.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Bullit (4120) - Burgos, SPAIN - APR 11, 2015
Tap @ Drie Dorstige Herten. Unclear dark golden colour, white head. Nose is oranges, citric, juicy, lots of hoppiness. Flavour is oranges, citric, floral. Finish is fruity and fairly bitter.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
allmyvinyl (5688) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - NOV 18, 2014
Keg at the hanging bat. Pours hazy gold, thin white head. Aromas of citrus, light pine. Tate is bitter. Bit one-dimensional, but decent.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
dfroms (462) - Brooklyn, New York, USA - NOV 14, 2014
Bottle, coming up on two months old. Pours lightly cloudy pale orange with small layer of white bubbles. Aroma is doughy, candied orange, honey, light pine, grass, and a spicy rye-like note. Taste is bitter orange, grapefruit peel, sweet and bready malts, and moderate pine with pithy/soapy bitterness. Slick and oily palate. A citrus bomb that reminds me of a toned down Two Hearted. Decent.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
gad905 (199) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 13, 2014
Keg at BD ShepBush, 5.3%. Hazy straw colour, fading head. Lemon and floral aroma, sweet light malt, moderate bitter, lemon floral aromatics. Kinda simple, have had much better from Kernel.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
stravale (2420) - Near Carrick-on-Shannon, IRELAND - NOV 12, 2014
Bottle from Bottle Shop, Cheadle Hulme [071114] 5.3%
Amber, light haze, frothy thin white head, not much lacing
Aroma of pale fruity malts, tropical fruits, mango, soft tinned grapefruit, soft sweet fruits, fresh aroma
Taste as aroma, sweet soft pale caramel, lots of citrus zest hops, fruity malts, grapefruit, lemon, tropical fruit hops, good citrus fruits in this
Palate - Soft carb, medium body, good bitter sweet balance, fairly sweet. Finish as main flavour, bit dry, some juicy zest
Overall - Good pale ale, well put together

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
migajos (281) - Warsaw, POLAND - NOV 10, 2014
On tap at Irreale, Madrid. Aroma quite weak, light citrus. Taste better: dry, grass, citrus fruits, sour.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Erzengel (5077) - Wuppertal, GERMANY - NOV 3, 2014
5.3%. Thanks to ThirstyBird for sharing. Smooth sweetish fresh nose. Pear, quince. The beer starts smooth, intense bitter and very floral. Nice bitter-floral ending.


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